On the eve of SpaceX launching astronauts, a preview of a forthcoming book from Lori Garver, former NASA deputy administrator, and Michael Sheetz, CNBC space reporter.
"When you looked under the hood, [Jeff Bezos] was the single best investor of our generation," Social Capital CEO Chamath Palihapitiya told CNBC.
NASA awarded contracts to teams of companies on Thursday, to begin work on lunar landers toward the agency's goal of putting astronauts on the Moon by 2024.
3-D printing companies such as Stratasys, Shapeways and Carbon are rushing to rapidly produce much needed medical test equipment, ventilator components and face masks during the coronavirus pandemic.
Covid-19 has infected more than 2,214,800 around the world as of Friday, killing at least 150,948 people.
Amazon is "a juggernaut that just wipes out everybody," CNBC's Jim Cramer said Thursday. But he also noted the company's hiring spree as many other firms are laying off workers.
"Let's be clear: Anxiety is still very high," BlackRock co-founder CEO Larry Fink said.
Amazon.com said on Tuesday it had fired three critics of the company's pandemic response for workplace violations.
U.S. stock futures point to a gain for the Dow at Wednesday's open after blue chips gave up an over 900-point surge in the prior session.
Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin has joined other rocket companies in volunteering its manufacturing expertise to help make products needed to fight the coronavirus crisis.
COVID-19 has now infected more than 1,428,400 people around the world, killing at least 82,000 people as of Tuesday.
Six SpaceX employees have tested positive for COVID-19 as of Monday, according to an internal company memo seen by CNBC.
Jeff Bezos' space venture Blue Origin confirmed that two more employees in the Seattle-area have tested positive for coronavirus.
Jeff Bezos' space company Blue Origin told its workforce on Friday that it will not be laying off employees during the coronavirus crisis.
The group also called for the "swift reinstatement" of a Staten Island warehouse worker who was fired after organizing a protest.
"Our death toll curve is now worse than when China was at the same stage," Haven CEO Dr. Atul Gawande tells CNBC.
NASA, Boeing, Lockheed Martin and Blue Origin are taking measures in response to coronavirus but SpaceX appears to be moving forward unabated.
The New York Times' Thomas Friedman said Jeff Bezos and Bill Gates should oversee the efforts to make more test kits and vaccine development.
Concerns over coronavirus have roiled markets and torched hundreds of billions in paper wealth from the world's billionaires over the past month. But last night's declines could be the largest overnight wealth loss in nearly a decade.
WASHINGTON, March 7- A U.S. judge said Amazon.com Inc is likely to succeed in its challenge to the U.S. Department of Defense's decision to award an up to $10 billion cloud computing deal to Microsoft Corp.. The opinion did not mention Trump or address Amazon's claims of improper influence, but instead focused on how the Pentagon assessed Microsoft's data storage...